This listing is for one (1) packet of 20 Mosquito Flower seeds collected from our own plants.
Native to Mexico, this plant is named for its lovely, spidery bright pink flowers that somewhat resemble a mosquito in flight. The unique flowers make this plant a really fun addition to your plant collection; we never get tired of looking at it! The plant also produces ornamental berries.
This Mexican herbs is known for its antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal properties. It has been used for stomach aches, kidney infections, skin issues, and urinary tract infections. It is known to kill pathogenic bacteria and is claimed to be almost as effective against inflammation as modern steroid drugs.
Mosquito flower is easy to grow, thriving in full sun and well drained soil. It is a perennial but is often grown as an annual.